..social media’s first blood in the tattoo industry. So you’ve got an idea or a story that you want illustrated on your skin forever. You’ve researched different styles of tattoos and finally picked an artist after stalking dozens of portfolios. You’ve booked the appointment, seen the design and you can’t wait to get the stencil … Continue reading Tattoo Copycats
The new generation of “Big – Inkers” During the first day of the Perth Tattoo expo, I was walking around taking a look at which artists were doing the big pieces that would be contenders for the tattoo of the day competition. There I stumbled across the Sinister Ink booth and saw some fantastic tattoos … Continue reading Featured Artist – Khail Aitken
Tattoo Hybrids – The battle between new school and old school. Pablo Mascia from Frontyard Tattoo in South Australia talks to backinktime about the new problem facing the industry. For people who love tattoos and want to get a tattoo, knowing where to get them from has always been a big issue in the industry. … Continue reading Featured Artist: Pablo Mascia
..but don’t know what to get, you’re not alone. I remember being introduced to someone at a night club who had a left arm sleeve that’s style stood out more distinctly than any other tattoo I had seen before it. From that moment onwards I never looked at tattoos the same way again. I said … Continue reading So you’ve always wanted to get a tattoo..
..the new frontier in human expression Tattoo tourism is the act of taking a piece of art home on you as you travel the world’s great destinations. Art and travel go hand In hand. Local galleries can capture the history and creative culture of a destination. Why would you go on a holiday to bring … Continue reading Tattoo Tourism